He is currently second in the Big 12 with a 1.72 ERA with a 4-3 record in 7 starts with 52.1 innings pitched with three complete games.
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The Red Raiders lead the all-time series with Kansas 31-16, but only sports a slim 12-9 advantage of games played in Lawrence.
Tech’s average attendance currently ranks third among the Big 12, passed by the University of Texas and Texas A&M.
Sophomore pitcher Duke von Schamann pitched five innings, allowing 6 runs on 10 hits with a career-high four walks.
Wednesday's win comes after the Red Raiders beat Alabama A&M 21 to 1 Tuesday night, scoring 20 of their 21 runs in the third through the sixth inning.
Tech’s team currently has a 2.56 ERA through 14 games played, marking their best team earned run average at this point in the season since 2001.
So far this season, Texas Tech has a 7-1 overall record, also beating 18th ranked St. John’s in the Brooks Wallace Memorial Classic held at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
The award comes from Perfect Game, one among many accolades for Barnes.
This is the second consecutive year Red Raider junior center fielder Barrett Barnes has been named to the list.
Barnes and six other Big 12 Conference players were named to the list, which also includes Texas A&M RHP Michael Wacha, ranked 9th, Texas LHP Sam Stafford, and Oklahoma RHP Jon Gray.